What is Tuning?. A collaborative, faculty-driven process that identifies what a student should know and be able to do in a chosen discipline at the completion of a degree by: Defining areas of competency Identifying learning outcomes Scaling competencies and outcomes to degree level.
A collaborative, faculty-driven process that identifies what a student should know and be able to do in a chosen discipline at the completion of a degree by:
Three pilot states
Six initial disciplines
Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC)
National Tuning in the US: 2012-2015
American Historical Association (AHA)
Lumina Foundation initiated Tuning USA to address the foundation’s Goal 2025:
Increase the percentage of Americans with high-quality degrees and credentials from 39 percent to 60 percent by the year 2025
Three state project (Illinois, Indiana, Missouri)
Why tune across state lines?
Why Illinois, Indiana, and Missouri?
Tuning group composition
Participants to Date in the Voluntary Course Transfer Agreements Pertaining to Bachelor of Science Degrees in
Civil, Electrical, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering
For more information, please visit: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/tuningtexas
The Utah Experience
For more information on Tuning USA, please visit:http://www.tuningusa.org/
For more specific information on the Tuning Texas Initiative, please visit:http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/TuningTexas
Tuning USA Guide: http://www.tuningusa.org/Library.aspx